Say Hello To Music Theory

Learn Music Theory Online and Pass Your Exam

Brought to you by graduates of the Royal Academy of Music, Hello Music Theory provides digital teaching resources and study materials to help you, your students or your child study for and pass an ABRSM music theory exam. 

We’re completely obsessed with music theory and our goal is that no one will fail their theory exam.

Some Of Our Latest Lessons And Guides

We’re publishing free music theory lessons every week. Check out some of our latest ones below.

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Daniel Farrant

Strophic Form is a type of form used in music. It has been used for centuries, in church music, classical, jazz, folk, and pop music. It gets its name from

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Samuel Chase

Binary Form is a common type of musical form. It is usually found in classical and particularly Baroque music pieces. This post will focus on binary form. What is it,

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Samuel Chase

Just like writing and speaking, music is a language with rules that govern how we can compose it. It has structure and grammar – just as you can’t put a

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Samuel Chase

In music, chords are often the way performers or composers would create harmony in their songs. The way we play those chords would tell us many different things about them,

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Dan Farrant

If you’ve read our post on all the types of chords there are in music, you’ll already know that there are lots of different kinds. One of those types that

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Samuel Chase

If you have ever played or listened to Jazz music, you’ve most likely heard the Bebop Scale in use. It is the most popular scale to use in Jazz when

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Our Music Theory Resources

Currently we have three different resources that you can download from our website. Find out more about them below.

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Music Theory Practice Papers

Want to pass your music theory exam? Then you need to sit some music theory practice papers before the big day. We’ve put together 25 pdf practice exams based on the last 6 years of ABRSM past papers to help you prepare and pass first time. 

Our mock exams are available to download instantly plus they come with all the model answers so you can check where you’re going wrong and get an idea of how to answer them.

Music Theory Worksheets

Put into practice everything you’re learning with our PDF music theory worksheets. We’ve put together over 180 pages of worksheets and more than 1800 exercises going in depth into all the topics that you need to know about to pass your music theory exam. 

Covering grades 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 our pdf worksheets come with all the model answers so you can mark them yourself. They’ve been used by teachers, parents and students all over the world in over 50 countries.

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Music Theory Study Guides

We’re writing simple and easy to use music theory study guides to help you learn and revise music theory on your own. 

Written in plain simple to understand english with hundreds of examples our range of study guides are guaranteed to help you finally understand music theory.

What People Are Saying About Us

Our lessons, worksheets and exams have been downloaded by thousands of students, parents and teachers in over 60 countries all over the world. Here’s what some of them had to say.

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Tammy - Student, South Africa

“I received my results yesterday and achieved 100% on my first exam. Your resources really helped me prepare well for my exam, and I was confident and relaxed.”

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Kauser - Parent, Dubai

“My son used only the worksheets and practice tests and got a high mark in the ABRSM Grade 5 theory. Apart from the resources Dan is wonderful and responds to any questions we may have. He went the extra mile to explain intervals to me. Thank you Dan. I owe my sons success to you!”

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Lorraine - Parent, UK

“We worked through the grade 1 practice papers for my daughter’s exam and found them invaluable preparation resources. The papers are very reasonably priced. The funky design is appealing to younger musicians and it was a bonus to be able to download and print the tests online and re-use them as needed. I have just ordered the grade 2 practice papers for the next exam session.”

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Amy - Teacher, USA

After buying the music theory exams bundle, I had a question and emailed Dan about it. He was so accommodating that it blew me away. He was eager to help and went out of his way to honor my request. I’m very happy with this curriculum!